Distance from Des Moines, IA to Atlanta, GA

Distance

901 mi

Time

17 hours 5 mins

Gas Cost

$66 - $128

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There are 739.77 miles from Des Moines to Atlanta in southeast direction and 901 miles (1,450.02 kilometers) by car, following the I-24 route.

Des Moines and Atlanta are 17 hours 5 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Des Moines, IA to Atlanta, GA. The halfway point is Ina, IL.

Please note the time difference between Des Moines, IA and Atlanta, GA is 1 hour. The current time in Des Moines is 10:47 pm and the current time in Atlanta is 11:47 pm.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 41.72 gallons of gas to cover the route between Des Moines, IA and Atlanta, GA.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Des Moines to Atlanta is $106.81.

During the route, an average car will release 817.40 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between Des Moines, IA and Atlanta, GA

If you want to meet halfway between Des Moines, IA and Atlanta, GA or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 38.135723 and -88.912071, or 38º 8' 8.6028" N, 88º 54' 43.4556" W. This location is 450.59 miles away from Des Moines, IA and Atlanta, GA and it would take approximately 8 hours 32 mins to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest city or town to the halfway point is Ina, IL, situated 436.84 miles from Des Moines, IA and 466.07 miles from Atlanta, GA. It would take 8 hours 29 mins to go from Des Moines to Ina and 8 hours 40 mins to go from Atlanta to Ina.

Major Cities Along the Route

Some major cities along the route include Murfreesboro, TN,Nashville, TN, and Saint Louis, MO.

Best Hotels In or Near Atlanta, GA

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Lowest Price Rental Cars in Des Moines, IA

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From $14

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From $18

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From $24

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From $28

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Weather in Des Moines and Atlanta

Des Moines

Rain today, with temperatures bottoming out at 31°F on Wednesday.

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Rain Clear day Partly cloudy day Wind Partly cloudy day
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71% Rain probability 10% Rain probability 14% Rain probability 10% Rain probability 8% Rain probability
16 336 degrees 6 257 degrees 13 214 degrees 12 321 degrees 3 278 degrees

Atlanta

Light rain today and tomorrow, with temperatures falling to 52°F on Monday.

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Rain Wind Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day
68° 44° 60° 38° 52° 30° 53° 37° 60° 47°
23% Rain probability 65% Rain probability 15% Rain probability 31% Rain probability 19% Rain probability
9 196 degrees 13 322 degrees 1 18 degrees 4 110 degrees 5 11 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Des Moines, IA and Atlanta, GA in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 739.77 mi 1,190.54 km 642.84 nautical mi
Driving distance 901 mi 1,450.02 km 782.95 nautical mi

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